Nude Human is the collaborative ambient duo of Madison resident John Praw (of Pushmi-Pullyu, Dressed Up, etc) and Milwaukee dweller Pat Reinholz (of Weather Duo, Lovely Socialite, Lady Cannon, etc). Founded in mid-2012, Nude Human is an equal partnership that sees Praw and Reinholz bringing together ideas and techniques from vastly differing backgrounds to create lush, shifting compositions.Is Is Is Not Is Not is the duo's third major composition, and the second to be released in live session... Topics: ambient, live, textural, experimental
mam012 - Tovarisch! - Subsymbolic (2008) The second experimental/ambient release by Tovarisch!. Originally self-released for download, Tovarisch!'s Subsymbolic finds a happy home here at mam!records as mam012e. Definitely worth your bandwidth. Tovarisch! @ myspace mine, all mine! records @ myspace Topics: Tovarisch!, ambient, experimental, mam012e
Great experimental work tip-toeing between ambient and melodic. This is Tovarisch!'s first release on mine, all mine! records, and the first release since mam!records opened for net-releases in the myspace community. Offered for free in 320 kbps mp3 as mam011e. Tovarisch! on myspace.com mine, all mine! records on myspace.com Topics: Tovarisch!, ambient, experimental, mam011e
The first in mam!records "Clouds" series, [praw]'s They Cast Shadows sets you up for a lot, but it may be misleading. The opening beats give way shortly to ambient soundscapes, flowing like clouds through your dreams. This is mam028. Also available on 3" cd! Topics: Clouds, [praw], ambient, experimental, mam028
A live recording from one long night in the Mancave, featuring a keyboard, loop station, and old PA for low fidelity. This is the first release as !praw!, a spin on [praw] that takes a turn for the rougher; noisier. Fourteen copies in recycled children's book pages. Each copy features a unique cover and a picture of [praw] as a toddler. Out of print, it is now offered here as mam002e. Topics: [praw], !praw!, John Kruse, 2007, experimental, loop
[praw] - LOVE happened here (seventy/five/celebrations) The first in a series of semi-improvised ambient soundscapes by [praw], and also the first release by [praw] to be released online before being released on physical copies. Tracks are divided into 75 one-minute tracks, celebrating the return of a lost room, the Trilling Den. Topics: [praw], ambient, mam013e, experimental, soundscapes
It's been a long road, but Castles' "hjem" is finally hear. Castles (Cassidy J. David-Weber) makes lo-fi acoustic folk pieces that tiptoe between the shaky strong songs and the feeling of being lost at sea. This is mam070. Track Listing: 01 I want you back 02 Little hedgehog 03 Howl I 04 Death is 05 One daffodil 06 Howl II 07 Headwaters Topics: folk, experimental, wisconsin, castles, hjem
Given Willingly returns to mam!records with his signature mix of indie / post-rock / electronic / just-plain-sex-in-your-ear sounds. Previously released by our friends at Timetheory, the mam!records version of this release includes two bonus tracks. Look for more from Given Willingly (both here and at other fine labels) soon. Topics: mam081, electronic, post-rock, indie, experimental, ambient
Those who are fans of Waltz will surely love this release. It is a lofty trip into the heavens befitting it's title, Resting Places. This is the 9th edition of the 3" Clouds series, mam050. Topics: Waltz, ambient, neoclassical, neo-classical, classical, experimental, electronic, mam050, Clouds
Recorded live at WSUM 91.7 FM Madison on the last day in February, 2009, mother and child is a collection of songs and short, edited interview clips from the show Bridges and Balloons. Sounds were recorded live from the soundboard with post-editing at South Mills by John Kruse. Castles showcases not perfection, but rather the uncertain reality of life - choosing to sing with shaky-strong voices and embrace mistakes as par for the course. This live EP is the first recording to feature Lauren on... Topics: castles, folk, freak, freakfolk, experimental, mam069
Showing the softer side, noise artist endometrium cuntplow offers this three track ambient release that (as with the recent trend) shows once again that noise artists are more than squeaks and squeels. The three tracks take you through a soundscape that begins light and relaxing, only to move into the dark ambient zone of things. Really worth checking out! We're happy to have this as part of the mam!records family. Topics: mam024, endometrium cuntplow, ambient, dark ambient, experimental
In their entry into Clouds, Hospitality brings us an electronic journey through the cosmos. Crazy, creepy, and full of beats, it's like IDM underwater, yet crystal clear. This is mam047. Topics: mam047, Hospitality, electronic, Clouds, experimental, dance, idm
01 Old Playgrounds 02 Planet Earth 03 Core Hatred 04 My Heart Will Lead Me Around This World 05 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxy&z 06 Letter To My Dad 07 Starlight 08 First Encounter 09 Mini Phantom pt. 1 10 Mini Phantom pt. 2 (Recognize My Crypt For Thrones) Topics: rock, indie, experimental, Madison, free music, mamrecords
In this long-awaited split, [praw] and Gaels each offer five tracks of outstanding ambient sounds. Gaels is at his finest here, especially on the track "Echoes". [praw] has used his half of the split as a chance to display several tracks that haven't found a home on any other release. Of note on [praw]'s side of the split is "I stripped down to nothing." This is mam048. Topics: mam048, Gaels, [praw], ambient, experimental, split
Dad School is back after his first entry with mam!records, Demo 2008, to bring you another set of guitar-driven experimental songs. The new songs in WOMB only add to the talent showed in Demo 2008. The first track, Graph Lips, will draw you into Dad School's style, and I'd be willing to bet after the first track, you'll be sticking around for the whole ep (and coming back this way for Demo 2008, if you haven't listened already). Topics: Dad School, mam026, guitar, post-rock, experimental, ambient
Experimental electronic sounds slowly building on each other, creating noisy soundscapes. This is a venture away from what we normally release on mam!records, but variety is the spice of life! This is mam053. Topics: mam053, ulv, 3 fantasies, 2008, v0, electronic, experimental, noise
Once again, Dad School is visiting mam!records with work that is at once ambient yet accessible. This is Dad School's third venture on mam!records, and is his most ambient. Guitar-driven soundscapes resonate the spirit embodied in the Clouds series. This is mam036. Topics: mam036, Dad School, ambient, guitar, soundscape, experimental, Clouds
Track List: 01 set 1: duo: WD 02 set 2: trio: WD + JB Recorded and mixed by Steve Gotcher at Audio for the Arts, Madison, WI. The performance was presented by Surrounded by Reality on March 17th, 2012. Released Tuesday, May 15th, 2012. Patrick Reinholz, cello/electronics Ben Willis, double bass/distortion Jaap Blonk, voice/electronics Hand-painted Delft ceramic tiles by Gregory Taylor. Topics: mam225, weather duo, jaap blonk, patrick reinholz, ben willis, experimental, contemporary...
mam!records is proud to present the debut EP from Pennsylvania's Motorcycle Muas, Knockout. This six track release of experimental indie tracks is expertly written and mixed. Guitars and tribal drums blend seamlessly with electronics that seem to disguise themselves as organic machines. Topics: mam086, Motorcycle Maus, indie, experimental, electronic, folk
The first 5 tracks of this release are completely remixed and remastered versions of tracks from [praw]'s "Bare skyer beveger stjernene..." The rest of the disk consists of the "cuts" series and other tracks never before released. Track Listing: 01 so large and so quiet (smaller and quieter mix) 02 because i am different (little sister's lost mix) 03 shells algae and stone (tops of rocks mix) 04 this is a dance (this is an art) 05 traces part one (remix of a Lithograph... Topics: mam040, ambient, [praw], john praw, experimental, electronic
After 7 months from the last EP, the new MÃ³sslonnrÃ³s album is finally available on mine, all mine! records. It includes music influenced by the likes of Steve Reich, Robert Rich and Brian Eno as well as melodies pulled from MÃ³sslonnrÃ³s post-rock experience. Topics: MÃ³sslonnrÃ³s, mam082, ambient, experimental, post-rock, electronic, Eno
As a prelude to their upcoming full-length collaboration, [praw] and On Travel present the Yellow Paper single. The title track is a collaborative track from the upcoming full-length, while the other tracks are [praw] and On Travel solo tracks exclusively found on this single. This is mam049. Topics: mam049, [praw], On Travel, post-rock, ambient, experimental, single
The second full-length release by K. Wilhelm, this release sees his dark, dirty rock / experimental pop move even farther into its own corner of the music world. Definitely a skilled musician, you must download This Gun's For Shooting Stars if you have any inkling of taste in music. This release features Pushmi-Pullyu and Smoke/Mirrors. This is mam073 Topics: K. Wilhelm, experimental, rock, pop, Pushmi-Pullyu, Smoke/Mirrors, mam073
Once again, Dad School has come to give us a collection of semi-guitar-based ambient / experimental tracks to tickle your ear buds. The difference here is that we've got a bon-a-fide full-length with several cohesive elements. This is mam055. Topics: mam055, experimental, ambient, samples, guitar, drone, Dad School
The Belief-Action Nexus comes to mine, all mine! records with a four track EP of electronic-based pop. The sounds are both firm and soft at the same time, and will send you back looking for more. Track List: 01 Boundaries 02 Entropy 03 Photoperiod (C2L Ratio) 04 Limberger Originally released 26 March 2008, mam021 is now offered in lossless formats for the first time via Project: mam!restoration. Topics: electronic, pop, experimental, mam021, The Belief-Action Nexus
Representing a taste of what mam!records' artists have to offer, the summer sampler showcases 17 unique sounds. Released in both limited and unlimited quantity versions, the summer 2008 sampler is now offered free online in V0 MP3. (## - Title - Artist) 01 Limberger - The Belief-Action Nexus 02 So For Now - Amy Hiller 03 Don't You Tell Me - K. Wilhelm 04 As far as the eye can see - he is asian 05 Birds Sing in the Halo Garden - Waltz 06 For The Sunrise Children (Ethan Laughs) - [praw] 07... Topics: mam031, ambient, experimental, post-rock, pop, v/a, compilation, sampler
Wonderful combination of electronic and acoustic sounds mixed with crushed drums. Besides being the king of Prussia, K. Wilhelm is University of Wisconsin music education student Corey Murphy. Corey has a penchant for turning improvised recordings into crushingly stellar rhythms with clever piano breaks. Structure is a signature element of K. Wilhelm's music - exciting and full of surprises - coherent in every step. Corey also helps with mam!records. Track Listing: 01 Sunset (It's Night) 02... Topics: mam034, k. wilhelm, indie, electronic, experimental, pop, rock
The Belief-Action Nexus comes to mine, all mine! records with a four track EP of electronic-based pop. The sounds are both firm and soft at the same time, and will send you back looking for more. Keep an eye on this one! It's REALLY good. mam021 Topics: electronic, pop, experimental, mam021, The Belief-Action Nexus
Track List: 01 May The Priest, Etc., Etc. 02 Nokken 03 Four Twenty (2012) 04 My Precious Red Hair 05 Young One, Young Also available here: http://bit.ly/I7kQn6 Topics: mam221, ambient, john praw, soundscape, experimental, electronic, madison, wisconsin, 4/20
Dirty Wedding makes experimental folk with a strong emphasis on traditional song structure and storytelling. Saws, distortion and other ethereal sounds crawl out of the wood works to bring you the beginning of a new experimental folk sound being found on mam!records. Look for more from Dirty Wedding and other similar artists on mam!records in the near future. This is mam059 (this is a correction from the original mistagging). Topics: mam059, experimental, folk, ethereal, Dirty Wedding, Songs For The Doomed, 2008, V0, mp3
Wisconsin-based mam!records supergroup Fambly Fun! is back with the follow up to their debut release. This time, the Fambly is bigger and better than ever with their brand of crazy hip-hop. Math In Space - a concept album - features the Fambly rapping about the love between a man and a planet, ill-spitting killer whales, street hockey matches with Kim Jong-Il, and much, much more. Editorâs Note: We know this isn't the normal fare for mam!records releases, but everyone likes to have some fun... Topics: fambly fun!, the fambly, mam107, comedy, hip-hop, experimental, Kim Jong-il, Pluto, planets, space,...
Track List: 01 outer darkness 02 your eyes were filled with violence Find more FREE music at http://mamrecords.com Topics: mam175, bell monks, 04/11 april, monthly packages, madison, wisconsin, experimental, ambient, folk,...
Dad School's 5th EP with mam!records is by far his best. Expect ambient, largely guitar-driven pieces with twinges of post-rock that fit well into the style Dad School has developed over his five EPs. All that, and it's snake-themed! This is mam074. Topics: experimental, mam074, Dad School, ambient, post-rock, postrock, guitar, snakes, holy fuck snakes,...
Track List: 01 Tom Teslik - Get To Know You Song 02 Ben Knollenberg - tree top to forest floor: a deadly fall mam139 Topics: mam139, Tom Teslik, Ben Knollenberg, Tom/Ben, Sing/le, mamrecords, in the kitchen, collective,...
The Broken Children is yet another example of the wonderful ambient / experimental work from My Cell Phone Is Better Than Your Cell Phone. Drawing from sources as varied as video game consoles and mother nature, MCPIBTYCP brings us a wonderful collection of ambient tunes. This is mam046. Topics: mam046, MCPIBTYCP, My Cell Phone Is Better Than Your Cell Phone, ambient, experimental, electronic,...
Goldyne returns to mam!records with this bizarrely coherent set of tracks that some manage to combine distorted electronics, guitars and reverbed vocals into something that's not quite freakfolk yet not quite experimetnal electronics. You have to hear it for yourself. Topics: Goldyne, mam083, experimental, electronic, freak-folk, freakfolk, folk
The first full-length by [praw]. Original edition of 20 copies. Ambient with splashes of experimental. Out of print, it is now offered free online as mam008e. Topics: ambient, experimental, [praw], John Kruse, mine all mine